Trainees should be aged 16 or above
This is a work-based qualification, preparing and inspiring trainees in the skills required, for the barbering industry. Trainees are required to work for a minimum of 30 hours in a placement, and attend college for one day a week.
Learners will complete an E-Portfolio to track their progress and assessment.
Students must be committed to attend college to a minimum of 90%.
The placement must be committed to provide in-house training to meet the minimum of 20% of the overall programme.
The programme consist of 6 units
• Advice and consultation
• Shampoo, condition and treat the hair
• Cut hair using basic barbering techniques
• Style and finish gents hair
• Cut facial hair into shape
• Provide shaving services
To achieve the Full Qualification you are required to complete the following elements:
• Professional level 2 diploma in barbering
• Functional skills in maths and English
• End point assessment
Apprentice students will have access to fully equipped, modern, training workshops/salons. The ‘Enhance’ salon at the college is open to the public, providing a range of professional services. In addition, the college has a wide range of facilities available to trainees: a Learning Resources Centre with access to ILT, careers guidance and a variety of student services.
Students will be provided with essential equipment and a professional uniform.
Contact course enquiries on 0161 886 7070.. Start date: Various